Mortgage interest rates have been at or near record lows for the past several years, but experts are predicting that rates will see definite increases this year. As mortgage rates rise, other rates, like those on small business loans, often rise as well. A jump in rates can affect both current small business loans and potential ones. As rates rise, the amount of risk a bank faces can often increase. Most banks and lenders actually borrow money from other bigger institutions in order to lend to […]